The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 52 79 94
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +15
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 221 171 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.89% 3.32% 2.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 20.65% 15.11% 9.49%
Number of salaries quoted 200 142 82
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1070 1132 948
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.67% 21.98% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 857 964 691
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +5 125 £39,000 +9.85% 14
Bradford +18 64 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Halifax +8 7 £52,500 -4.54% 2
Wakefield - 3 £29,750 -
Bingley - 2 £40,000 -
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 155 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.91%) SQL
3 129 (35.64%) ISTQB
4 114 (31.49%) SDLC
5 97 (26.80%) Integration Testing
6 94 (25.97%) Test Scripting
7 89 (24.59%) System Integration Testing
8 86 (23.76%) Finance
9 85 (23.48%) Regression Testing
10 78 (21.55%) QA
11 75 (20.72%) Software Testing
12 74 (20.44%) User Acceptance Testing
13 69 (19.06%) Test Strategy
14 67 (18.51%) Java
15 66 (18.23%) Test Automation
16 64 (17.68%) UNIX
17 63 (17.40%) C#
18 60 (16.57%) Compatibility Testing
19 57 (15.75%) Test Management
20 54 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
21 51 (14.09%) Microsoft
21 51 (14.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
22 50 (13.81%) System Testing
23 49 (13.54%) Selenium
24 47 (12.98%) Automated Testing
25 46 (12.71%) Manual Testing
26 42 (11.60%) .NET
27 41 (11.33%) Functional Testing
28 36 (9.94%) ITIL
29 35 (9.67%) Business Analysis

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
1 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (0.55%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (7.18%) MS Office
2 23 (6.35%) MS Excel
3 22 (6.08%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.21%) Unified Communications
1 8 (2.21%) IP Telephony
1 8 (2.21%) MPLS
1 8 (2.21%) WAN
1 8 (2.21%) DNS
2 6 (1.66%) NAS
2 6 (1.66%) VPN
3 3 (0.83%) VoIP
4 2 (0.55%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (0.55%) Firewall
4 2 (0.55%) BGP
4 2 (0.55%) EIGRP
4 2 (0.55%) OSPF
4 2 (0.55%) Intranet
4 2 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.14%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (1.66%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.66%) MySQL
4 6 (1.66%) Riak
5 5 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.83%) DTS
8 1 (0.28%) Big Data
8 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (13.54%) Selenium
2 33 (9.12%) QuickTest Pro
3 26 (7.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (6.08%) WebDriver
5 16 (4.42%) LoadRunner
6 15 (4.14%) SoapUI
7 13 (3.59%) Selenium IDE
8 11 (3.04%) Visual Studio
9 8 (2.21%) JIRA
10 4 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (0.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.55%) Firebug
12 2 (0.55%) OpenSTA
12 2 (0.55%) Rational Robot
12 2 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 2 (0.55%) JUnit
13 1 (0.28%) WinRunner
13 1 (0.28%) JMeter
13 1 (0.28%) Cucumber
General
1 86 (23.76%) Finance
2 16 (4.42%) Retail
3 13 (3.59%) Banking
4 7 (1.93%) Legal
4 7 (1.93%) Marketing
5 3 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.55%) Retail Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 178 (49.17%) Analyst
2 124 (34.25%) Test Analyst
3 66 (18.23%) Tester
4 40 (11.05%) Test Manager
5 39 (10.77%) Business Analyst
6 32 (8.84%) Test Leader
7 29 (8.01%) Software Tester
8 25 (6.91%) Senior Analyst
9 22 (6.08%) Senior Test Analyst
10 19 (5.25%) QA Analyst
11 18 (4.97%) Test Engineer
12 15 (4.14%) Lead Test Analyst
13 13 (3.59%) Test Team Leader
13 13 (3.59%) Team Leader
13 13 (3.59%) Software Engineer
13 13 (3.59%) Functional Tester
14 12 (3.31%) Software Test Analyst
14 12 (3.31%) Automation Tester
14 12 (3.31%) Software Test Engineer
15 11 (3.04%) Functional Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.60%) .NET
2 16 (4.42%) XML
3 13 (3.59%) CSS
3 13 (3.59%) .NET Framework
4 12 (3.31%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.21%) Apache Flex
6 6 (1.66%) SOAP
7 5 (1.38%) HTML
7 5 (1.38%) Web Services
8 3 (0.83%) Middleware
8 3 (0.83%) LINQ
8 3 (0.83%) REST
8 3 (0.83%) Ajax
8 3 (0.83%) jQuery
9 2 (0.55%) RESTful
10 1 (0.28%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.70%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.21%) User Experience
3 8 (2.21%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (1.66%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.10%) GIS
6 3 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.83%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.55%) Private Cloud
7 2 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.28%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.28%) PMI
8 1 (0.28%) W3C
8 1 (0.28%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 64 (17.68%) UNIX
2 16 (4.42%) Windows
3 8 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (2.21%) Linux
4 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (42.82%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (31.49%) SDLC
3 97 (26.80%) Integration Testing
4 94 (25.97%) Test Scripting
5 89 (24.59%) System Integration Testing
6 85 (23.48%) Regression Testing
7 75 (20.72%) Software Testing
8 74 (20.44%) User Acceptance Testing
9 69 (19.06%) Test Strategy
10 66 (18.23%) Test Automation
11 60 (16.57%) Compatibility Testing
12 57 (15.75%) Test Management
13 54 (14.92%) Stakeholder Management
14 50 (13.81%) System Testing
15 47 (12.98%) Automated Testing
16 46 (12.71%) Manual Testing
17 41 (11.33%) Functional Testing
18 36 (9.94%) ITIL
19 35 (9.67%) Business Analysis
20 32 (8.84%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 130 (35.91%) SQL
2 67 (18.51%) Java
3 63 (17.40%) C#
4 13 (3.59%) JavaScript
5 11 (3.04%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 129 (35.64%) ISTQB
2 51 (14.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 28 (7.73%) Degree
4 24 (6.63%) ISEB Practitioner
5 10 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (2.49%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.83%) CBAP
9 2 (0.55%) CISM
9 2 (0.55%) CISSP
10 1 (0.28%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.28%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (21.55%) QA
2 6 (1.66%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.21%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.66%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (1.66%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (5.80%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.55%) Cacti
2 2 (0.55%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 51 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.39%) HP
3 23 (6.35%) IBM
4 21 (5.80%) Oracle
5 13 (3.59%) VMware
6 8 (2.21%) F5
6 8 (2.21%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.21%) Cisco
7 6 (1.66%) Infoblox
7 6 (1.66%) NetApp
7 6 (1.66%) EMC
7 6 (1.66%) Citrix
8 5 (1.38%) SAP
9 2 (0.55%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.55%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.55%) CA
10 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.28%) Cognos
10 1 (0.28%) Avaya
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + bonus+pension+parking, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £23000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: £35,000 per annum £35,000 + bonus + benefits + free parking
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £37,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 (dependent on experiance)
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Glo
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + car, pension, bonus
Posted: 10 days ago